School Details

Buckeye Valley Local High School

901 Coover Rd, Delaware, OH 43015
(740) 363-1349
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 9-12 673 students 19 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

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Ohio Graduation Test (OGT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) to test students in grade 10 in reading, writing, math, science and social studies. The OGT is a high school graduation requirement. The OGT is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Buckeye Valley Local School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Buckeye Valley Local High School is a public high school in Delaware. The principal of Buckeye Valley Local High School is Mr. Andrew J. Miller and can be contacted at amiller@buckeyevalley.k12.oh.us. 673 students attend Buckeye Valley Local High School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 10% of the 673 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 20% are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Buckeye Valley Local High School is 19:1. Rutherford B Hayes High School is one of the nearest high schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography
  • Theater drama
  • Video film production

Languages Taught

  • Arabic
  • Cantonese
  • French
  • German
  • Hebrew
  • Italian
  • Japanese
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Mandarin
  • Russian
  • Spanish
  • Tagalog

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Bicycling
  • Cheerleading
  • Crew
  • Cross country
  • Fencing
  • Field hockey
  • Football
  • Golf
  • Gymnastics
  • Lacrosse
  • Martial arts self defense
  • P.E. classes
  • Rock climbing
  • Rugby
  • Soccer
  • Softball
  • Swimming
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Volleyball
  • Water polo
  • Wrestling
  • Yoga

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 94% 93%
Hispanic 3% 3%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0.7% 0.5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.5% 0.7%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.4%
Asian 0.4% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 20% 25%
Economically disadvantaged 10% 16%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    This school district does little to meet the needs of special education students and loosely follows the guidelines set forth in a childs IEP. I would rate this school low on family communication as well we were often not made aware of changes in routine for our special needs child until after the school had made the decision to do so and put them into action without ever asking for our input or permission.

  • (4 years ago)

    I love the wide variety of electives especially visual arts. They have really bad Spanish teachers though. Over all it is a really great school. Teachers are helpful and the students are friendly.

  • (5 years ago)

    This school district is probably the best my kids have ever been to. The teachers are great and the academic program too. We just moved from here from Dallas Texas and Beverly hills before that and I am most impressed with this district. Plus the high school is getting a huge renovation which will make the learning experience here even better! Thank you BV!

  • (8 years ago)

    This school Distrct is very unpleasing it doesn't give are children very many choices on helping their careers and work ethics. Another problem with the Disrict is they have had open enroll ment last year.

  • (8 years ago)

    I have had two children graduate from buckeye valley h.s. and now have a third entering as a freshman this year. I have been extremely pleased with the school and its academic program. I have found them to be very helpful and positive to my children. My husband and I really enjoy the small school atmosphere. We have traveled around the country with his work and have experience many different school atmospheres and find Buckeye Valley very welcoming. Most of the teachers are very helpful to the students and enjoy teaching. Keep up the good work.

  • (10 years ago)

    I have had one child graduate and am hoping to have the second graduate this year. I would give this school a low rating in helping their students succeed. They are terrible at keeping track of what requirements each student needs to graduate there are no tutors to help a child in need they are terrible at placing students in the correct classes according to their capabilities kids are dropping out at an alarming rate the majority of their teachers are too lazy to grade papers so they just look to see if a child did the assignment and don't care if they are able to get any of the answers right. Leaving a child to wonder if they are understanding new concepts and ensures they flunk their tests. In short this school is one of the worse I have every encountered.

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